About

The Daily Free Press (ISSN 1094-7337), the independent student newspaper at Boston University, is published digitally Monday through Friday and printed on Thursdays during the academic year except during vacation and exam periods, as well as when there aren’t ads to help cover the cost of printing. The paper is published by Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc., a nonprofit Massachusetts corporation operated by Boston University students. The paper was founded May 5, 1970 by BU students.

The Daily Free Press in print is distributed free at about 50 sites on Boston University’s Charles River Campus. Those interested can also sign up for  our email newsletter, which  is sent each morning with the day’s top headlines.

The Daily Free Press Online (ISSN 1094-5962) has been publishing on the same days as the print edition since January 1996 at http://www.dailyfreepress.com.

Please email [email protected] for more information.


Print Readership Information

Circulation for publishing days of The Daily Free Press in print is 5,000 issues each Thursday we have advertising.

Online Readership Information

  • Approximately 75,000 page views a month
  • Approximately 42,000  unique views a month

Editors — Spring 2020

Angela Yang  — Editor-in-Chief ([email protected])
Sarah Readdean — Managing Editor  ([email protected])

Melissa Ellin — Campus Editor  ([email protected])
Allison Pirog — Associate Campus Editor

Vanessa Kjeldsen — City Editor  ([email protected])
Kasia Jezak — Associate City Editor
Jane Avery — Associate City Editor

Cameron Morsberger — Features Editor ([email protected])
Nancy Jiang — Associate Community Editor
Madeline Humphrey — Associate Business Editor
Margaret Farrar — Associate Arts Editor

 — Sports Editor  ([email protected])
Jacob Nesson — Associate Sports Editor
Zoe Pantazelos — Associate Sports Editor

Colbi Edmonds — Editorial Page Editor ([email protected])

Lauryn Allen — Photo Editor  ([email protected])
Hannah Yoshinaga — Associate Photo Editor
Minh Ahn Nguyen — Associate Photo Editor
Perry Sosi — Associate Photo Editor

Justin Tang — Podcast Editor  ([email protected])

Amber Bhatnagar — Blog Editor  ([email protected])


Business Staff

For all business inquiries contact the Board of Directors of Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc.  ([email protected])